Fuegian Famous Quotes & Sayings

2 Fuegian Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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We say 'far away'; the Zulu has for that a word which means, in our sentence form, 'There where someone cries out: "Oh mother, I am lost." ' The Fuegian soars above our analytic wisdom with a seven-syllabled word whose precise making is, 'They stare at one another, each waiting for the other to volunteer to do what both wish, but are not able to do.Martin Buber Fuegian Sayings By Martin Buber: We say 'far away'; the Zulu has for that a word which means, in our
I am above the forest region, amongst grand rocks & such a torrent as you see in Salvator Rosa's paintings vegetation all a scrub of rhodos. with Pines below me as thick & bad to get through as our Fuegian Fagi on the hill tops, & except the towering peaks of P. S. [perpetual snow] that, here shoot up on all hands there is little difference in the mt scenery - here however the blaze of Rhod. flowers and various colored jungle proclaims a differently constituted region in a naturalist's eye & twenty species here, to one there, always are asking me the vexed question, where do we come from?
[Letter to Charles Darwin 24 Jun 1849]
Joseph Dalton Hooker Fuegian Sayings By Joseph Dalton Hooker: I am above the forest region, amongst grand rocks & such a torrent as you